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Free Screening of Glen Campbell’s Documentary About Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

Tuesday, September 6

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    Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter

    The Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter will be hosting a free showing of the Glen Campbell documentary “I’ll Be Me” on Tuesday, September 6, at 6:00 p.m. at City Lights Theatre in Hudson Oaks.

    The documentary focuses on Campbell’s fight with Alzheimer’s disease and his enduring devotion to his family and music while living with the disease. Campbell was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2011 and was one of the first American celebrities to go public with his fight. Bruce Springsteen, Bill Clinton and Brad Paisley are featured in the film supporting Campbell.  Campbell is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and is known for hits such as, “Rhinestone Cowboy,” and “Gentle On My Mind.”  

    Weatherford local, Kip Young with Forever Young Ministry, will be performing pre-film entertainment at 5:30 p.m. and light bites will be provided. The showing is free of charge however, registration is requested. Please call 1-800-272-3900 or click here for more info and to reserve your seat.

    The event will benefit the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Weatherford. The Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Weatherford is Sept. 24 at 9 a.m. Registration is open online, click here.

    The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.  The North Central Texas Chapter covers a 40-county service area and Fort Worth serves as headquarters for the chapter, which has regional offices in Abilene, Waco and Wichita Falls. The chapter is a nonprofit, donor-supported organization. The programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations.

    Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter
    “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me” Screening

    Tuesday, September 6
    5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    City Lights Theatres
    1000 Cinema Drive
    Hudson Oaks, TX 76087
    For tickets, click here